Startups and Tech

Elon Musk working with Goldman Sachs, Silver Lake to take Tesla private

Musk met Saudi Arabian sovereign fund representatives to discuss the electric carmaker's possible exit from the stock market.

All-in-One printers prone to hacking, researchers warn

There are serious security flaws in all-in-one printers connected to the internal home or corporate networks through Ethernet, Wi-Fi or Bluetooth interfaces.

After cutting ties with Flipkart, eBay shuts India operations, stops taking new orders

For orders already placed, August 30, 2018 is the last date for buyers to raise eBay Guarantee claims.

Paytm parent One97, AGTech invest $16 million in mobile gaming startup ‘Gamepind’

Gamepind plans to use the funds raised to expand its operations.

Oyo forays into wedding banquet space, acquires

Weddings banquets, being a fragmented, broken customer service business is a befitting opportunity for OYO to create a dominant brand in this industry.

Samsung Vs Xiaomi: Who is leader of Indian smartphone market?

According to IDC's latest "Quarterly Smartphone Tracker", approximately one out of three smartphones sold in India was a Xiaomi device in Q2 2018.

Walmart-Flipkart deal not likely to have adverse effect on competition: CCI

CCI also said that the discounting practice already prevalent in the market and is not specific to the Walmart-Flipkart deal.

Oracle selects 18 new startups for Cloud innovation in India

Oracle will mentor the start-ups working in the field of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, chatbots, big data and predictive analytics and automation.

Ad firms suffer as Google, Facebook dominate digital advertising: Report

While spending for online ads was more than $88 billion last year, over 90 per cent of that went to Google or Facebook.

Tesla CEO Musk accused of defrauding shareholders, sued by investors

They have cited as evidence Musk’s tweet that came on August 7 and the very next day, Tesla shares went up by around 13%.